Werner Heisenberg Prize in Physics "for the creation of quantum mechanics". And yet small-minded religious folk and sectarian neo-atheists claim each the ownership over truth and the mysteries of life and the universe.
From left to right: Pierre Curie (Nobel Prize in Physics Marie Skłodowska-Curie -Polish scientist (Nobel Prize in Physics 1903 and Chemistry Irène Curie (Nobel Prize in Chemistry Dr Curie (Pierre Curie's father).
Marie Curie was a woman before her time. Born in in Poland, she was a genius in physics and in chemistry; she is the first woman ever to receive a Nobel Prize and the only woman in history to receive two Nobel Prizes. // 10 most famous women in history
Maria Goeppert Mayer (June 1906 – February was a German-born American theoretical physicist, and Nobel laureate in Physics for proposing the nuclear shell model of the atomic nucleus. She was the second female Nobel laureate in physics, after Marie Curie.
The 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry goes to Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa "for the design and synthesis of molecular machines" - "the molecular motor is at the same stage as the electric motor was in the
Peter Grünberg 2007 Born: 18 May Plzen, Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic) Affiliation at the time of the award: Forschungszentrum Jülich, Jülich, Germany Prize motivation: "for the discovery of Giant Magnetoresistance" Field: Condensed matter physics